One Hood, One Goal

While attending a fundraiser for the youth through education, I was introduced to Darius Thomas, the founder of One Hood Media Art Center, we sat down and discussed his goals to use the attention kids give entertainment and combine with education and life skills.


By: Jarrod Horton

Staff Writer

one hood
Black Truth News: Tell the People who you are and what you do?


Darius Thomas: My name is Darius Thomas, I’m 40 years old, and I’m the founder and Executive Director of One Hood Media Art Center; a non for profit that I recently started with the goal of curtailing the dropout rate in the city of Chicago Public Schools through the use of media and arts.

One comment

  1. Awsome organization and Founder. I can feel your passion and I believe that Darius is on the road to helping young people change their lives in a very positive way. Thanks to and Jarod Horton for Highlighting such a dynamic brother and professional.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: